Inactive Calcified Cysts In Neurocysticercosis: Is This Actually The Case?

José Augusto Camargo1, *, Reinaldo José Gianini2
1 Neuroscience Reasearch Institute Newclin . Sorocaba, São Paulo, Brazil
2 Faculdade de Medicina, Pontificia Universidade Catolica de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil


Neurocysticercosis is a worldwide disease that is extensively neglected. Its real gravity is not disclosed to people. Knowledge for the population in all countries must be done urgently.

Keywords: Neurocysticercosis, Inactive Calcified Cysts, Seizures, Human Neuroinfection, Negleted disease, Global disease.

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Identifiers and Pagination:

Year: 2020
Volume: 14
Publisher Item Identifier: EA-TONEUJ-2019-15

Article History:

Received Date: 05/12/2019
Revision Received Date: 18/02/2020
Acceptance Date: 25/02/2020
Electronic publication date: 20/03/2020
Collection year: 2020

© 2020 Camargo and Gianini.

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